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Research Project: Genome Wide Analysis of M. Paratuberculosis Pathogenesis

Location: Infectious Bacterial Diseases Research

Project Number: 5030-32000-221-02-R
Project Type: Reimbursable Cooperative Agreement

Start Date: Dec 9, 2013
End Date: Jul 31, 2019

Objective:
Identify virulence genes involved in pathogenesis of Johne's disease.

Approach:
Use the method called transposon site hybridization mutagenesis and infect calves at NADC.